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For the Times that You Crave Chocolate

I am craving chocolate a lot these days, and it reminded me to talk about one of my favourite lip balms of all time – the Lush Whip Stick Lip Balm. I loved the Lip Balm so much that I’ve purchased it numerous times – it leaves a sheer chocolaty stain on your lips (that […]

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The Oxygen Facial

The Oxygen Facial is becoming the hit treatment of the new year. It was mentioned many times in magazines in 2007, and at that time it was mostly used by celebrities – the most notable one being Madonna. It’s unsurprising, really, that her Madgesty would be interested in such a service. It’s completely non-invasive and […]

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Cleanser Question

My dear friend Tara asked me to recommend a cleanser for her. What I’m using right now is nothing special but it works. A few weeks ago, I had some breakouts so I changed cleansers. I started using Noxzema Triple Clean Antibacterial Lathering Cleanser. It’s a little drying for this time of year, but my […]

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The Staples: Neutrogena Healthy Skin Face Lotion, Night

Another one of my staples is a night cream and I have been using Neutrogena Healthy Skin Face Lotion Night forever. It exfoliates with AHA’s and again, it’s at the right pH to actually work. I will be so upset if Neutrogena ever discontinues this. Once again, it’s at a reasonable price and is easily […]

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L’Occitane Almond Apple Sweet Peel Face Scrub

I needed a new face scrub and happened to be in the vincinity of a L’Occitane store, so I stopped in and ending up getting their Almond Apple Sweet Peel Face Scrub. What drew me to it was that it’s in a gel-type base that’s completely grease-less, yet the scrub particles are quite small and […]

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Sisley Scrub

I just used the Sisley Gentle Facial Buffing Cream and not only is my skin scrubbed, but it smells so good! The scrubby bits are quite fine which means you can get a nice rigorous scrub. Try it, it’s a good one.

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…For the Men in Your Life

Check out Every Man Jack products – sold online and at Target – and pick up a Citrus Scrub Body Wash or Body Bar for the men in your life… or for yourself. Yes, these product smell Body-Shop-Good, they are just scrubby enough to do a good job but not leave you red, and yes […]

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B Skin

Problem skinned ladies and gents, lend me your ears (and your eyes). You have got to head over to this website and check out these products. B Skin is owned and run by a woman who herself had problem skin. She found that there was a limited number of products that worked on her skin […]

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Minty Masks Part 2

The Body Shop Blue Corn 3 in 1 Deep Cleansing Scrub Mask has been part of the Body Shop line ever since I can remember but I had never tried it before. To my surprise, this mask was actually quite minty! The scrubby bits in this mask are very finely ground so they end up […]

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Minty Masks part 1

This one’s for those of you who like your masks minty. The B. Kamins Diatomous Earth Mask has the scent of sweet mint and feels refreshingly cool on the skin. It’s not so minty that your face burns – nobody needs that kind of irritation. It’s just minty enough to wake you up! The mask […]

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